Barham Downs Churches

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Barham Downs Churches

Adisham • Barham • Bishopsbourne

Kingston • Wymynswold • Aylesham


JUNE SERVICES 2024


2nd June

Trinity 1

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Matins BCP

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Morning prayer

Barham

Womenswold

Bishopsbourne

Adisham

9th June

Trinity 2

 

9:30 am 11.00 am

 

Sung Holy Communion   

Morning prayer in the Barn

Barham

Kingston

16th June

Trinity 3

 

9:30 am 11.00 am

6.00 pm

Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Evensong

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

23rd June

Eve of the birth of John the Baptist

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Barham

Saturday 29th June

Peter & Paul                          

 

10.30 am

Ordination of Deacons

Canterbury Cathedral

30th June

Trinity 5

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Kingston










10.00 am Holy Communion Service 

at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday which is Morning Prayer.





MAY SERVICES 2024

 

5th May

Easter 6

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

Matins BCP

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Barham

Womenswold

Bishopsbourne

9th May Thursday

Ascension Day

 

7.00 pm

Sung Evensong

Barham

12th May

Easter 7

 

9:30 am

 11.00 am

11.00 am

Sung Holy Communion   

Family service

Morning prayer

Barham

Adisham

Kingston

19th May

Pentecost/ Whitsun

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

6.00 pm

Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Evening Praise

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

26th May

Trinity Sunday

 

09.30 am

11.00 am

Sung Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Barham

Adisham


















 

10.00 am Holy Communion Service 

at St. John’s, Barham 

except the Wednesday 22nd which is Morning Prayer.




APRIL SERVICES 2024

 

7th April

Easter 2

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Matins BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

14th April

Easter 3

 

09:30 am

11.00 am

Sung Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Barham

Kingston

21st April

Easter 4

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

6.00 pm

Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Evening Praise

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

28th April

Easter 5

 

09.30 am

Sung Holy Communion

Barham














                                                                                       10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise



MARCH SERVICES 2024


3rd March

3rd Sunday of Lent

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

Matins BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

10th March

Mothering Sunday / 4th Sunday in Lent

 

9.00 am

10:00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion

Morning Praise with Children’s choir & flowers

Morning Prayer

Aylesham

Barham

Adisham

17th March

5th Sunday of Lent (Passiontide begins)

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Hymns and readings for Passiontide

Morning Prayer

Our Church HC

Womenswold

Bishopsbourne

Adisham

24th March

Palm Sunday (beginning of Holy Week)

 

10.30 am

11.00 am

Procession for Palm Sun. Starting at St. John’s to BVH

Morning Prayer with Palms

Barham Adisham

25th,26th & 27th March

Holy Week Talks followed by Evening Prayer (Compline)

 

7pm

Mon-Weds

28th March

6pm

“Viewing Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday through the Narnian lens”

Maundy Thursday

Commemorating the Last Supper, Washing of Feet and the Stripping of the Altar Eucharist 

Barham



Womenswold

29th March

Good Friday

 

10.30 am

10.00 am

4.00 pm

Good Friday/ Easter Children's art & poetry workshop

Walk of Witness from the village green

Good Friday Requiem Sung by our Choir

Barham

Adisham

Barham

30th March

Holy Saturday

 

4.00 pm

Holy Saturday Meditation

Kingston

31st March

Easter Sunday

 

9.30 am

10.00 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

6.00 pm

Easter Joy Songs of Praise

Easter Joy Holy Communion

Easter Joy Holy Communion

Easter Praise

Easter Evening Sung Evensong

 

Womenswold

Barham

Adisham

Kingston

Bishopsbourne










10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise




FEBRUARY SERVICES 2024


2nd February

Candlemas/ Christingle

 

7.00 pm

Sung Evensong including Christingles

Barham

4th February

2nd Sunday before Lent

 

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion BCP

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

 

Barham

Womenswold

Adisham

Bishopsbourne

 

11th February

Sunday before Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Barham

Adisham

Kingston

Wednesday

14th February

Ash Wednesday

 

10.00 am

Holy Communion with imposition of ashes

Barham

18th February

1st Sunday of Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

Songs of Praise

Holy Communion

Womenswold

Adisham

25th February

2nd Sunday of Lent

 

9.30 am

11.00 am

11.00 am

Holy Communion with Choir

Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Barham

Adisham

Bishopsbourne



















10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise


JANUARY SERVICES 2024


7th January

Epiphany

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Barham

14th January

Epiphany 2

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Bishopsbourne

21st January

Epiphany 3

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Kingston

28th January

Epiphany 4

 

10.00 am

Benefice Holy Communion

Womenswold

 





10.00 am Holy Communion Service at St. John’s, Barham 

except the first Wednesday of the month when it is Morning Praise